West St. John High School

480 La Hwy 3127
Edgard, LA 70049
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
West St. John High School serves 195 students in grades 8-12.
West St. John High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

West St. John High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

West St. John High School's student population of 195 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students195 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

West St. John High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West St. John High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#960 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West St. John High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West St. John High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
99%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West St. John High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West St. John High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.61
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West St. John High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West St. John High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. John The Baptist Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West St. John High School is East St. John High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West St. John Elementary School (k-7) (2.1 miles away)
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